Case Study #118: Wood Panel
Problem: The material handling solution must be ergonomically correct and of simplistic design. Unit would be handling a variety of payload weights.
Application: Moving a flat wood product from conveyors to pallets.
Solution: Light Duty Vertical Lift Cylinder mounted overhead on an X-Y rail system. Single point clevis hung unit. Swivel mounted vacuum cup end-effector. Automatic vacuum ON (grip) circuitry when the down control is activated. Single venturi type vacuum generator.